Telemetry Nurse

  • 427108
  • Registered Nurse
  • March 22, 2019
  • 1717 South 'J' Street
  • Tacoma, WA 98405
  • 12 N
  • 13 Weeks
  • April 06, 2019
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $1,331 - $1,467*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Telemetry Nurse

St. Joseph Medical Center is a 343-bed regional medical center that is home to the South Sound’s largest heart and vascular center, a Level II Trauma Center and other advanced programs including robotic surgery, Gamma Knife, Joint Camp for joint replacement, and one of the largest hospital-based nephrology (kidney care) programs on the West Coast. St. Joseph’s unique patient tower overlooks downtown Tacoma and offers extensive and comprehensive services to patients in our South Sound region and from as far away as Alaska and Montana. Come join this outstanding team! Unit Information per the manager: "Other Helpful or Misc. Information: The staff in this unit care for both inpatient and observation patients. The charting is slightly different between the two. I am hiring the travelers for our transition area mostly, which is a unit in the ED that cares for admitted patients waiting for bed placement. This area has patients that are the typical med/surg/tele type. It is faster paced then a typical medical floor. Nurses need to be flexible, quick paced, and efficient in admitting patients"

Required Qualifications

Years of Experience: 2. 1. WA RN License (#/expiration) 2. EPIC experience 3. BLS, ACLS 4. Med/Surg/Telemetry experience 5. Oncology experience

Preferred Qualifications

1. Travel Experience 2. Chemo certificate

Facility Location

Just 30 miles south of Seattle, in the shadow of Mount Rainier, pristine Tacoma offers a healthy, outdoorsy lifestyle and an abundance of natural wonders in its backyard. The city’s waterfront parks are ideal for walking, in-line skating and biking, while nearby Mount Rainier National Park offers the chance to go hiking, mountain climbing, kayaking and wildlife viewing.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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